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Sgt Guy L "Cowboy" Karns
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1945
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1981
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

SGT U S AIR FORCE
VIETNAM
A son of Roy A. and Kathryn C. (McDonald) Karns. Mr. Karns married Jean Penrod on June 8, 1967. He was survived by his mother, his wife, four children: Melanie Jane, Mary Katherine, Russell Eli, and Rebecca Ann Karns, all at home; and ten brothers and sisters: Mary H. Jeffrey of Frederick, WI; Virginia R. Wink of Everett RD 2; Lawrence W. Karns of Breezewood RD 1; Ray A Karns of Hopewell RD 1; Raymond E. Karns of Charlotte, NC; Maxine Deeter of Fairhope, PA; Ethel M. Carroll of Richmond, VA; Gladys R. Karns of Breezewood RD 1; Vera R. Foor of Everett RD 2; and Nancy M. Karns of Breezewood RD 1.

Mr. Karns was a member of the Bethel Church of the Brethren of Tatesville. He was a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1964, where he played football. He was a welder with the L. B. Foster Company of Wolfsburg.

Services were held at the Bethel Church of the Brethren with Rev. Charles Heltzel officiating. Burial in the adjoining church cemetery under the direction of the Conner-Dalla Valle Funeral Home of Everett, PA, with full graveside services conducted by the American Legion Post 8 of Everett.

Obituary courtesy of Kim (Karns) Bowser 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Roy Allen Karns (1900 - 1977)
  Katheryn Ellmartha McDonald Karns (1909 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Elinor Jean Penrod Karns (1946 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Helen Karns Jeffrey (1928 - 2005)*
  Virginia Ruth Karns Wink (1929 - 2004)*
  Lawrence William Karns (1932 - 1985)*
  Guy L Karns (1945 - 1981)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethel Brethren Cemetery
Tatesville
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Mary Hall Miller
Record added: Apr 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89172679
Sgt Guy L Cowboy Karns
Added by: Kim "Karns" Bowser
 
Sgt Guy L Cowboy Karns
Added by: Mary Hall Miller
 
Sgt Guy L Cowboy Karns
Added by: Kim "Karns" Bowser
 
 
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- Tex O. Harrison
 Added: Mar. 30, 2014

- Kim "Karns" Bowser
 Added: Aug. 7, 2013
 
 
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